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ADHD and SPD are often confused and often come together. Knowing the difference can be helpfulRead more
Dyslexia / Jan 14, 2019
Finally, the U.S. Department of Education is stepping up to the plate in support of children with dyslexia, dyscalculia, and dysgraphia. Well, just a little anyway.Read more
Education / Jan 8, 2019
Smart child, bad grades? If your child shows these signs, it may be worth investigating how to help. Highly intelligent children often learn differently and this can cause problems in academics. There are solutions. Find out more in this article.Read more
Research has found significant differences between male and female students who have been diagnosed with ADHD. These differences seem to make a big difference in how they each behave and learn. Find out more in this article.Read more
Dyslexia / Jan 2, 2019
Being dyslexic has nothing to do with intelligence. If anything, the biggest challenge faced is how to identify dyslexia early and intervene appropriately. Unfortunately the US is not leading the way in this. Many countries are far more advanced in this area.Read more
Dyslexia / Jan 2, 2019
Unfortunately, in the world of dyslexia, there are a lot of misunderstandings and outright misunderstanding. Much of it spread by well-meaning people. Much of this is due to old ideas (100 years old) still being spread and some is simply due to semantics. Parents need to educate themselves about what it really is and isn't. This article is a great start.Read more
For kids with dyslexia, dyscalculia, dysgraphia, ADHD, or any other learning difficulty, bullying can be a big problem. Bullies pick on them more often than others. Students with learning disabilities deal with bullies day in, day out. Here are 7 tips for you to help your children deal with bullies.Read more
Dyslexia / Dec 13, 2018
Scientists have discovered a variation on dyslexia which causes similar, but different symptoms.Read more
ADHD is a point of contention for doctors and scientists -- not just what causes it, but how to treat it.Read more